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BE FOREST CONFIRMED

Posted on: Tuesday 03 March 2015 at 4:28 pm

Italian hazy pop band Be Forest will play on 4 April at De Nieuwe Anita, Amsterdam. The show is free for Subbacultcha members.


DINNER CONFIRMED

Posted on: Monday 02 March 2015 at 3:50 pm

You have a double date with Captured Tracks Danish signee Dinner. He plays on 5 June at Worm, Rotterdam; and on 6 June at De Nieuwe Anita, Amsterdam. Both shows are free for Subbacultcha members.


NO JOY CONFIRMED

Posted on: Monday 02 March 2015 at 10:10 am

Canadian shoegazers No Joy willl be back in the Netherlands soon. They will play a show on 22 May at De Nieuwe Anita, Amsterdam. Tomorrow's Tulips will open for them. The show is free for Subbacultcha members.


MARCH FILM PROGRAMME ANNOUNCED

Posted on: Thursday 26 February 2015 at 1:41 pm

Winter will be over soon, but in the meantime, we have a really nice film programme to warm our members up. Our March programme includes Golden Lion awardee Pigeon Sat on a Bench Reflection on Existence on 10 March at LantarenVenster, Rotterdam; funny-as-hell documentary Electric Boogaloo: The Wild, Untold Story of Cannon Films on 16 March at Melkweg Cinema; and cult favorite Moon on 18 March at Studio/K. All the films are free for Subbacultcha members.


JAM CITY CONFIRMED

Posted on: Tuesday 24 February 2015 at 1:43 pm

Electronic producer Jam City will play on 9 April at Westerliefde, Amsterdam. The show is free for Subbacultcha members.


THE SOFT MOON CONFIRMED

Posted on: Tuesday 24 February 2015 at 1:15 pm

San Francisco goth The Soft Moon is confirmed to play on 5 June at Melkweg, Amsterdam. The show is free for Subbacultcha members.


WE WANT YOUR STORIES

Posted on: Sunday 22 February 2015 at 11:57 am

We’re collecting stories about Subbacultcha for a super special feature. Write us a few lines about something memorable that happened to you in relation to Subbacultcha and send it to editorial@subbacultcha.nl with ‘DRAMA’ in the title by 26 February 2015. More info after the jump.


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BEA AND YUKO YUKO IN UTRECHT

Posted on: Thursday 19 February 2015 at 3:11 pm

No joke, we're teaming up with Tweetakt to bring two of our recent local favourites, Amsterdam stunner BEA and Dokkum dream punks Yuko Yuko, to the heart of Utrecht on the 1st of April.


SUBBACULTCHA FOREVER

Posted on: Thursday 19 February 2015 at 11:41 am

Come celebrate the first 10 years of Subbacultcha with us at OT301, Amsterdam on 28 March. We're taking over the entire building, more on that and the programme soon.


HET KABINET LINEUP ANNOUNCED

Posted on: Thursday 19 February 2015 at 10:46 am

Spring fest Lente Kabinet announces its lineup for Het Twiske on 30 May. There's a few familiar faces on this year's bill, including the return of Somewhere Else residents Malawi, Red Light Radio's Orpheu The Wizard, Cómeme darling Lena Willikens, new Dekmantel signee Palms Trax, Mood Hut duo Pender Street Steppers, and heavy hitters like Nicolas Jaar, Moodymann, Ben UFO and Joy Orbison.


LITURGY CONFIRMED

Posted on: Tuesday 17 February 2015 at 1:49 pm

Brooklyn's black metal outfit Liturgy will play on 15 June at OCCII, Amsterdam. So... get ready for some serious headbanging. The show is free for Subbacultcha members.


TURIST SCREENING TIMES CONFIRMED

Posted on: Tuesday 17 February 2015 at 10:25 am

The latest movie by Swedish filmmaker Ruben Östlund, Turist, will be screened on 24 February at LantarenVenster, Rotterdam at 14.15, 16.50, and 21.20. It's free for Subbacultcha members.


AND THE BEST SUBBACULTCHA SHOW OF 2014 WAS...

Posted on: Monday 16 February 2015 at 1:57 pm

TOPS! After a crowded, sweaty and sweet(y) show at De Nieuwe Anita, our audience has chosen them as the best Subbacultcha show of the year! And good news for everyone who didn't make it back in the day, they will be back on 20 May at WORM, Rotterdam and on 3 June at OT301, Amsterdam. FKA Twigs and Torus playing at Trouw (R.I.P.) made it to our top 2 while, on the same setting, Ben Frost and Nissenenmondai are the third choice of our crowd. Other concerts which made an impression on you were Forest Swords and Lemontrip at OT301, Trust and Girls Names at Melkweg, and Protomartyr and TV Wonder at De Nieuwe Anita. And this is just to name a few! Thanks to everyone coming to the concerts and voting, it's been an amazing year!


THE GARDEN ARE BACK!

Posted on: Monday 16 February 2015 at 12:51 pm

After one of the funniest, more strikingly original Subbacultcha shows of 2014: The Garden are back! They play on 13 March at V11, Rotterdam. The show is free for Subbacultcha members.


DOLDRUMS CONFIRMED

Posted on: Monday 16 February 2015 at 11:21 am

Freshly signed to Sub Pop, Toronto's Airick Woodhead, bka Doldrums, is back in Amsterdam for another crowded show. You have a date with him on 28 May at OT301. The show is free for Subbacultcha members.


SUBBACULTCHA AT RED LIGHT RADIO 71

Posted on: Saturday 14 February 2015 at 7:09 pm

Number 71 and counting. Our resident Red Light Radio DJ Carly Blair was back behind the window last Monday spinning newbies from the likes of Jib Kidder, Antwon, Marching Church and more. Tune in below!  


SUBBACULTCHA <3 LENTE KABINET

Posted on: Saturday 14 February 2015 at 7:06 pm

Consider our guts spilled, we're teaming up with the Dekmantel crew for Lente Kabinet this spring. More on that soon, and keep an eye out for the lineup early next week.


K-X-P CONFIRMED

Posted on: Wednesday 11 February 2015 at 7:22 pm

The confirmations keep rolling in, this time it's Finnish electro-hypnotists K-X-P. The "Original-Electronic-Motorhead-Space-Trance-Spiritual-Rock-Meditation-FreeJazz-Godz" are at OT301 on 30 April.


SUBBACULTCHA AT WTWTA15

Posted on: Tuesday 10 February 2015 at 4:18 pm

It's official! We're hosting an extremely raucous Desperados Stage at Where The Wild Things Are on Saturday, 7 March.


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BEST SURVEY EVER

Posted on: Tuesday 10 February 2015 at 2:48 pm

Whether you've been a member for years or have awkwardly showed up at our shows without a Subbacultcha pass, you should know we value your opinion! So please give us some feedback by filling in this survey and help us improve Subbacultcha. Those who make it to the end of the survey have a chance to win one of the two free six-month memberships.


CONTRIBUTORS WANTED

Posted on: Monday 09 February 2015 at 4:14 pm

Heads up to all aspiring writers, wordsmiths and music junkies, we're looking to bolster our Editorial team. More information after the jump.


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TWERPS ARE COMING

Posted on: Monday 09 February 2015 at 2:43 pm

Making the seasonal migration for the European spring from all the way Down Under, Aussie janglers Twerps play OT301 on 14 May. The show is free for Subbacultcha members.


ANTWON IN A'DAM

Posted on: Friday 06 February 2015 at 2:30 pm

Our favourite LA MC is coming to the Dam in April. Antwon marks the first ever show at the newest venue in town, Q-Factory. Support is in the form of budding local MC Dusty. See ya on the 3rd!


RICHARD DAWSON CONFIRMED

Posted on: Thursday 05 February 2015 at 11:48 am

British folk artist Richard Dawson is confirmed to play as part of The Rest is Noise series at Muziekgebouw aan 't IJ. You have a date with his adventurous music on 16 April. Frisk Frugt will kick off the night. The show is free for Subbacultcha members.


WANTED: INSPIRATIONAL VOICES!

Posted on: Thursday 05 February 2015 at 10:32 am

Do you love music, movies and art, and do you have a strong opinion about Subbacultcha? We are looking for people who want to join a conversation about the future of Subbacultcha and our involvement in the Amsterdam scene. If you are interested, drop us a mail with your motivation, if you are a member or not, why you want to join plus your age, education/profession and anything else you think is relevant. The sessions will take place on Tuesday 10 February at our office in Amsterdam in two different slots going from 17.00 to 18.30 or 19.00 to 20.30, you can join the one fitting your schedule better. We will take care of drinks and snacks, plus something extra. Let us know and we will get back to you with further details. Looking forward! Mail to: rsvp[at]subbacultcha.nl